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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. -High status importance owing to marked superiority. A protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament;

Usage examples (35)
  • Largely self-taught, he achieved great eminence in the musical world in the years leading up to the First World War.
  • A scholar of great eminence
  • The other question that seems to dispute pre-eminence is the Irish question.
  • The death of the Rev.S. W. Bonney, of Canton, an American missionary of great eminence, is announced. for more
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